Location: Chown Building, 753 McDermot Avenue, University of Manitoba, Bannatyne Campus
The 2019 VADA Program Summer School is an intensive three-day workshop for graduate and undergraduate students. Session topics include data visualization and analytic software, analysis of complex health data, and professional skill development. Speakers and workshop facilitators are from industry, government and academia.
- To advance skills in the analysis and presentation of complex health data to diverse audiences;
- To develop and enhance professional skills that focus on collaboration, project management, and career development;
- To facilitate networking with peers, industry experts, and leading researchers in methods for complex health data.
Wednesday, June 12
Statistical Methods for Neuroimaging Data Analysis – Dr. Linglong Kong
Techniques for Reproducible Visualization in R: Graph as a Sequence of Three Functions – Dr. Andriy Koval
Wednesday will also include a Networking Reception & Research Posters from the University of Manitoba and University of Victoria students.
Thursday, June 13
Using GitHub for Data Science: Version Control, Project Management, Promotion – Dr. Andriy Koval
Data Science, AI, and Health: Where are we Headed? – Dr. Joon Lee
Data Visualization Strategies and Tools for Microbial Genomic Epidemiology – Anamaria Crisan
Friday, June 14
Jupyter Notebook: A Modern Tool for Open, Reproducible, and Distributable Data Science – Adrian Zetner
Click here for Full Program Session Descriptions
Registration fee is $180 (includes breakfast, lunch, research reception and breaks)
Graduate and Undergraduate students only.
Registration Cancellation Policy:
A registration refund will be made upon written request on or before May 31, 2019. A $35 administrative fee will be retained. No refunds will be made for cancellations after this date.
For more information regarding the VADA Summer School, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information related to the VADA Program, visit https://vada.cs.umanitoba.ca/program/program/summer-school/summer-school-2019/